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Table 1 Overall study population

From: Athlete availability and incidence of overuse injuries over an athletics season in a cohort of elite Swedish athletics athletes - a prospective study

 Overall (n = 59)Females (n = 30)Males (n = 29)
Age (years)21.6 (2.8)22.2 (3.3)21.1 (2.0)
Height (m)1.77 (0.08)1.71 (0.05)1.85 (0.05)
Weight (kg)67.2 (9.3)60.6 (6.5)74.1 (6.4)
BMI (kg/m2)21.2 (1.7)20.7 (1.7)21.7 (1.6)
Weekly average training hours14.0 (3.4)13.7 (3.0)14.4 (3.7)
M/L (n)231310
Sprint (n)23815
Jump (n)1394
  1. Mean values for age, height, weight, BMI, and weekly training hours
  2. Standard deviation in parentheses. M/L middle and long-distance runners, n number